Taken on: 01 Feb 2021 10:45
Location: Summit of Birkhouse Moor 718m
Helvellyn & the Edges showing the patchy nature of the current snow, all of which was hard and occasionally icy.
Date: 31 Jan 2021 12:07pm
Taken at: Helvellyn
Looking south to Nethermost Pike and Fairfield
Date: 30 Jan 2021 12:30pm
Taken at: Red Tarn
N & E facing slopes, such as here on Helvellyn, currently hold the most snow.
Date: 29 Jan 2021 10:44am
Taken at: Helvellyn Summit
Looking south to the summit shelter
Date: 28 Jan 2021 10:57am
Taken at: Browncove Crags
Looking NW on todays ascent
Date: 27 Jan 2021 11:49am
Taken at: Birk Side
Looking west to the Wythburn Fells
Date: 26 Jan 2021 10:38am
Looking south to the summit shelter.
Date: 25 Jan 2021 01:45pm
Taken at: Swirral Edge
A committing descent on unstable snow onto Swirral Edge - not a place to be without ice axe and crampons
Date: 24 Jan 2021 12:00pm
The east face of Helvellyn above a frozen Red Tarn
Date: 23 Jan 2021 02:00pm
The east face of Helvellyn with some significant cornices and areas of windslab
Date: 22 Jan 2021 11:45am
Taken at: Near Browncove Crags
The start of a large patch of unavoidable, steep, hard, icy snow on the "easy" path up Helvellyn from Thirlmere.